Monthly Archives: February 2016

Jack London State Historic Park

It’s the Jack London State Historic Park’s centenary this year – visit if you can. Not a mere walk in the park, this beautiful place, which we hiked through on our 10-day Wine Country Trekking self-guided luxury trek from San … Continue reading

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My beloved Cape Town

On Valentine’s Day, The Sydney Morning Herald/Melbourne Age Traveller put together seven writers’ paeans to their cities of desire. Mine was my beloved Cape Town, but other writers have chosen Buenos Aires, Paris, Rome, Los Angeles, Esfahan and, er, Winnipeg. … Continue reading

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Biltmore – Sumptuous Dream Chateau

High in the mountains of North Carolina is a lovely French-style chateau. Unlike a traditional chateau, however, this is an entirely American one, with all the mod cons. You can read my story on Biltmore House, Published in The Sydney … Continue reading

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